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Cells that contains two sets of each chromosome.
A sex cell such as sperm or egg which contains a haploid number of chromosomes.
The number of chromosomes in the gametes of an organism which is equal to half of the number of chromosomes of somatic cells.
A type of cell division that occurs in sex cells to produce haploid gametes.
The first round of cell division in meiosis.
The second round of cell division in meiosis.
The process that forms a haploid egg cell and a polar body.
The process that forms 4 haploid sperm cells.